The current slumlord of Annawadi, who is supposed to ensure that the political party Shiv Sena maintains control of the votes in this district. Yet Robert has had a religious awakening and no longer wants to deal with corrupt bargains, opening the door for Asha to become the new slumlord.
Robert Pires Character Timeline in Behind the Beautiful Forevers
The timeline below shows where the character Robert Pires appears in Behind the Beautiful Forevers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 2: Asha
Chapter 17: A School, a Hospital, a Cricket Field
...few weeks later, reporters come to Annawadi for a story on the public outcry over Robert Pires’ recent business efforts to pass off horses as zebras for children’s parties. Animal rights... (full context)